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The White House acting chief of staff’s comments seemed to undermine the core arguments that Trump and his advisers have made against the effort to oust him from office.
Sens. Sherrod Brown, Ron Wyden and Gary Peters called the decision "another outrageous example" of presidential misconduct.
Republicans for the Rule of Law released the commercial after the president decided to host the next G-7 summit at a Trump golf resort.
A former Chicago city attorney who tried to block video of the police shooting was set to co-host a fundraiser on Friday.
Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit "should not be giving Kirstjen Nielsen a platform to rehabilitate her image," says dream hampton.
That was the briefing in which Trump’s chief of staff admitted there was a quid pro quo with Ukraine.
The hotel occupies a federally owned building and has become a hot spot for lobbyists, foreign governments and others to put money in the president's pocket.
She hit back at Clinton's suggestion that the Hawaii congresswoman is a Russian asset.
The Ohio Republican said acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney's admission of a quid pro quo on Thursday pushed him "across the Rubicon."
Dr. Leana Wen came under fire this week for saying abortion should be "safe, legal and rare" — a phrase that activists believe further stigmatizes the procedure.
The CFPB, a federal consumer finance watchdog agency, was created as part of the Dodd-Frank legislation in response to the financial crisis.
The CNN political analyst and Washington bureau chief for American Urban Radio Networks said she didn't realize it was a fundraiser.
Walter Shaub and Richard Painter blasted the plans, calling them "unacceptable" and “the most overt corruption to date."
"If this president doesn’t demonstrate the leadership America needs ... it is time for a new person ... the sooner, the better," writes retired Adm. William McRaven.
Thousands of cheering supporters greeted Trump in Dallas. But he shares the blame for the GOP's weakening hold on the country's largest red state.
One of Trump's several behind-the-scenes food benefit cuts has a spillover effect on children.
Earlier in the day, acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney confirmed Trump ordered military aid to Ukraine to be put on hold. He later denied those remarks.
The research underscores the challenges the Census Bureau faces in getting certain demographic groups to respond to the decennial survey.